Accounting Associate Degree

Description

Students will learn to maintain accounting systems, analyze business records and prepare financial reports such as Income Statements, Balance Sheets and Cash Flow Statements. The program covers general accounting, microcomputers, tax accounting, cost accounting, auditing and other specialized areas. Potential occupations include: Accountant, Payroll Accountant, Bookkeeper, General Business Accountant. The Accounting Associate Degree program prepares learners for the Accredited Business Accountant Exam, the Accreditation in Accountancy exam and the Intuit QuickBooks Certified User test.
Graduates will be able to

  • Process financial transactions throughout the accounting cycle
  • Analyze financial and business information to support planning and decision making
  • Perform payroll preparation, reporting and analysis tasks
  • Perform cost accounting preparation, reporting and analysis tasks
  • Perform individual and/or organizational tax accounting preparation, reporting and analysis tasks
  • Identify internal controls to reduce risk